The Phnom Penh Post, Cambodia, 30 Oct 2014 - Thousands of employees at Grand Twins International, Cambodia’s only publicly listed garment factory, will be back at the assembly line today after nearly two weeks on strike, accepting a court order to return to work.
The Japan Times, 29 Oct 2014 - Last Thursday’s Supreme Court verdict in the “maternity harassment” case brought by a physical therapist in Hiroshima was the first of its kind, overturning decades of business-friendly jurisprudence along with rulings from the district and high courts.
BBC News, Thailand, 29 Oct 2014 - A Thai court has dismissed a criminal defamation case against a British labour activist who criticised conditions in the food industry.
This article contains: Defining what is and what is not a labour dispute, The arbitration process, The court system, The labour and social security inspectorate, Collective labour disputes, The need for an effective and stable mechanism to resolve collective labour disputes.
Thai Labor Law
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